A calendar for you! Art for July 2017.

Why do I give my art as GIFTS? Because I think that everybody could use a few more Pictures of Hope in their lives! This month’s giveaway is a July Calendar for your desktop that includes my most recent painting called “Endurance.” Here is is drying on the easel in my studio today while the […]

Endurance. What is YOUR story?

My most recent “Endurance Story” happened in Charleston, SC. In the middle of a sun-baked park. Surrounded by several years of my artwork. Protected only by a 10″ x 10″ tent. For an endless string of 17 straight days.  By the end of DAY ONE — all I could think was… “How did this ever […]

A Captured Childhood Memory

I created this oil painting for my client so he and his family could have a visual reminder of all their great summer memories from time spent together at the lake in Great-Grandmother Margrethe’s house. This charming lake home is located on “Lake Margrethe” in Northern Michigan. They are attending an enormous family reunion at Lake […]

A whole new view for August (But where is this place??)

Can you guess the location of this painting? It was inspired by a photo I took one beautiful summer day while on vacation. The path led to an amazing view of a sparkling body of water. Regardless of whether you recognize, or have been to’ the location of this painting– it’s now yours to use […]

Location #82 + the Meaning behind my Paintings

142 artists opened up their studios on November 6 & 7, as part of the 2010 Greenville OPEN STUDIOS Tour. All weekend long I heard people say “I wish we had time to see  ALL the studios!” So for those of you who didn’t get a chance to stop by location #82… MARIE SCOTT STUDIOS …here’s a virtual […]

Early birds save in Bluffton, SC!

    Tim and I will be spending the weekend near Hilton Head, South Carolina at the Bluffton Arts & Seafood Festival. Even though it’s not a vacation, we’re still hoping to squeeze in some fresh local seafood, and refreshing Low Country views of the May River. Since we DO NOT want to pack up […]

“shoreline view” finds a good home!

While we were visiting my family in Milwaukee a few weeks ago,  I had the privilege of selling another painting to one of my long-time collectors! Dave picked up one of my newest oil paintings called  “shoreline view” while I was on vacation in Wisconsin. I first met he and his wife Stacie while doing […]

Done! “shoreline view”

“Shoreline view” is the sixth in a series of six oil paintings I recently completed. The series was called “WATER” and for simplicity’s sake, I was referring to each painting by a number. So if you’ve seen posts on “water painting #6”, here’s how it finally turned out. If you go to the in the […]

Done! “grassy dune”

Here’s an oil painting I created that’s inspired by the dunes in Saugatuck, MI.